Thomas DE KESSLER, Self portrait at 34 Enlarge 1 /1

Thomas DE KESSLER

Hungary 1925 – Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2008

  • Australia from 1950

Self portrait at 34 1950s-60s Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/3
Edition: edition of 3

Primary Insc: Signed and titled on mount lower left below plate-mark in blue ink, 'Thomas de Kessler / Self portrait at 34'. Inscribed on mount lower centre below plate-mark in black ink, '3/3'. Signed on mount lower right below plate-mark in blue ink, 'THOMAS KESSLER [between ruled black pencil lines]'. Dated on mount lower right below plate-mark in black ink, '1959'. Signed verso on mount centre right edge in black ink, 'Thomas de Kessler'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.0 h x 15.2 w cm sheet 18.7 h x 19.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Diana de Kessler, 2009
Accession No: NGA 2009.266
Image rights: © Thomas de Kessler
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Estate of Thomas de Kessler, Melbourne, 2009.